Ryan O’Neill

Ryan O'Neill

Ryan O’Neill now teaches at the University of Newcastle in Australia, finally having settled in NSW after working all over the world. His short stories have appeared in numerous anthologies and journals including Meanjin, Westerly, New Australian Stories, Sleepers Almanac, and Best Australian Stories.  His latest collection is a satire of Australian literary culture, “Their Brilliant Careers: The Fantastic Lives of Sixteen Extraordinary Australian Writers.”

See Ryan on Saturday 22nd of October at 11:30am for the Streetside Readings Walk Trail and at 2pm for Short Stories are a One-Night Stand, and on Sunday 23rd of October at 10am for In Conversation: Ryan O’Neill, and at 2pm for Experimenting with Form

The Australian Short Story Festival is an annual festival celebrating short stories in written as well as spoken form